Explore the most legendary horror studio of all time with this fascinating , frightening journey hosted by terror titans Christopher Lee and Peter Cushing. England's most successful independent film company, the "fear factory" of Hammer Studios, has a history filled with deuds, censorship battles, and streaks of luck both good and bad. Now the legacy of horror returns, featuring interviews with such Hammer legends as Raquel Welch, Veronica Carlson, Caroline Munro, Ingrid Pitt, Jimmy Sangster, Hazel Court, Martine Beswicke, Freddie Francis, Val Guest and Ray Harryhausen. Plus you'll be treated to behind-the-scenes home movies and nonstop shock scenes from over 40 classic films including The Horror of Dracula, The Curse of Frankenstein, The evil Rides Out, The Curse of the Werewolf, and many more! It's the definitive study of one of the greatest brand names in horror.

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Flesh and Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror (1994)

Documentary/Horror

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Explore the most legendary horror studio of all time with this fascinating , frightening journey hosted by terror titans Christopher Lee and Peter Cushing. England's most successful independent film company, the "fear factory" of Hammer Studios, has a history filled with deuds, censorship battles, and streaks of luck both good and bad. Now the legacy of horror returns, featuring interviews with such Hammer legends as Raquel Welch, Veronica Carlson, Caroline Munro, Ingrid Pitt, Jimmy Sangster, Hazel Court, Martine Beswicke, Freddie Francis, Val Guest and Ray Harryhausen. Plus you'll be treated to behind-the-scenes home movies and nonstop shock scenes from over 40 classic films including The Horror of Dracula, The Curse of Frankenstein, The evil Rides Out, The Curse of the Werewolf, and many more! It's the definitive study of one of the greatest brand names in horror.

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Cast
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Peter Cushing

Narrator / Himself (voice)
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Christopher Lee

Narrator / Himself
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Roy Ward Baker

Himself
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James Bernard

Himself
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Martine Beswick

Herself (as Martine Beswicke)
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Veronica Carlson

Herself
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Michael Carreras

Himself
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Hazel Court

Herself
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Joe Dante

Himself
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Freddie Francis

Himself
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Val Guest

Himself
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Ray Harryhausen

Himself
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Anthony Hinds

Himself
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Andrew Keir

Himself
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Francis Matthews

Himself
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Ferdy Mayne

Himself
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Caroline Munro

Herself
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Christopher Neame

Himself
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Ingrid Pitt

Herself
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Jimmy Sangster

Himself
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Yutte Stensgaard

Herself (archive footage)
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Raquel Welch

Herself
Crew
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Ted Newsom

Director
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Ted Newsom

Writer
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Flesh and Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

10/5/2004

Disc Title Front Cover

Flesh & Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

7/10/2018

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